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Public hearings for proposed rule amendments are held pursuant to Title 75 O.S. § 303 (A). Rule amendments adopted by the State Board of Health will be listed below by the date of adoption. Adoption does not mean the rule is effective. The packet shown is that packet submitted to the Governor and Legislature for their approval. Click on the Chapter number to view the Rule Report and Rule as submitted. Rule amendments that have been permanently adopted by the Governor and Legislature will have an effective date listed.

 

Permanent Rule Adoptions: February 14, 2017 and pending with the Governor and Legislature

Permanent Rule Adoptions: December 13, 2016 and pending with the Governor and Legislature

Permanent Rule Adoptions: February 9, 2016 and effective September 11, 2016

Permanent Rule Adoptions: January 12, 2016 and effective September 11, 2016

Permanent Rule Adoptions: December 8, 2015 and effective September 11, 2016 and November 1, 2016

Permanent Rule Adoptions: December 9, 2014, and effective June 8, 2015

Permanent Rule Adoptions: January 14, 2014, and effective September 12, 2014 

Emergency Rule Adoptions: December 10, 2013 and effective February 1, 2014

Permanent Rule Adoptions: March 12, 2013 and effective July 25, 2013

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Permanent rules adopted February 14, 2017 and pending with the Governor and Legislature

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their February 14, 2017 meeting. The rules were submitted to the Governor and Legislature for their review on February 24, 2017.

CHAPTER 250.  FEE SCHEDULE FOR CONSUMER HEALTH SERVICE

 

CHAPTER 615.  AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTERS

 

CHAPTER 663.  CONTINUUM OF CARE AND ASSISTED LIVING

 

CHAPTER 667.  HOSPITAL STANDARDS

 

CHAPTER 675.  NURSING AND SPECIALIZED FACILITIES

 

CHAPTER 680.  RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES

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Permanent rules adopted December 13, 2016 and pending with the Governor and Legislature

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their December 13, 2016, meeting. The rules were submitted to the Governor and Legislature for their review on December 23, 2016.

CHAPTER 2.  PROCEDURES OF THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

 

CHAPTER 15.  CLINICAL TRIALS ON THE USE OF CANNABIDIOL

 

CHAPTER 233. BODY PIERCING AND TATTOOING

 

CHAPTER 512. CHILDHOOD LEAD POISONING PREVENTION RULES

 

CHAPTER 515.  COMMUNICABLE DISEASE AND INJURY REPORTING

 

CHAPTER 599. ZOONOTIC DISEASE CONTROL

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Permanent rules adopted February 9, 2016, and effective September 11, 2016

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their February 9, 2016, meeting. The Governor approved the rules by declaration, pursuant to Title 75 of the Oklahoma Statutes, Section 308.3(D)(4) on June 9, 2016.  The Governor did not approve proposed amendments to 310:641-7-20. That rule section remains unchanged.

Chapter 641 Emergency Services Final Rule PDF 1.2 MB
The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

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Permanent rules adopted January 12, 2016, and effective September 11, 2016

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their January 12, 2016, meeting. The Governor approved the rules by declaration, pursuant to Title 75 of the Oklahoma Statutes, Section 308.3(D)(4) on June 9, 2016.

Chapter 257 Food Establishments Final Rule PDF 537 KB
The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

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Permanent rules adopted December 8, 2015

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their December 8, 2015, meeting. The Governor approved the rules by declaration, pursuant to Title 75 of the Oklahoma Statutes, Section 308.3(D)(4) on June 9, 2016.

Effective November 1, 2016

Chapter 265 Hearing Aid Dealers and Fitters Final Rule PDF 178 KB
The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

Effective September 11, 2016

Chapter 15 Cannabidiol Final Rule PDF 131 KB
The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

Chapter 675 Nursing Facilities Final Rule  PDF 83.9 KB
The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

Chapter 680 Residential Care Final Rule PDF 63.6 KB
The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

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Permanent rules adopted December 9, 2014, and effective June 8, 2015

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their December 9, 2014, meeting. The Governor approved the rules by declaration, pursuant to Title 75 of the Oklahoma Statutes, Section 308.3(D)(4).

310-265 Hearing Aid Preamble and Rule.pdf 63.0 KB

310-406 Genetic Counselors Preamble and Rule.pdf 72.9 KB

310-526 Dental Rule Preamble and Rule.pdf 223.7 KB

310-667 Stroke Preamble and Rule.pdf 71.6 KB

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Permanent rules adopted January 14, 2014, and effective September 12, 2014 

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their January 14, 2014, meeting. The Governor approved the rules by declaration, pursuant to Title 75 of the Oklahoma Statutes, Section 308.3(D)(4).

Chapter 2. Procedures of the State Department of Health[Background Checks in Long Term Care] (25 KB)
Chapter 2. Governors Rule Packet (116 KB)

Chapter 100. Licensure of Crematories[REVOKED] (27 KB)
Chapter 100. Governors Rule Packet (55 KB)

Chapter 276. Home Inspection Industry[REVOKED] (113 KB)
Chapter 276. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

Chapter 515. Communicable Disease and Injury Reporting(70 KB)
Chapter 515. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

Chapter 526. Dental Services(73 KB)
Chapter 526. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

Chapter 531. Vision Screening(130 KB)
Chapter 531. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

Chapter 550. Newborn Screening Program(1,388 KB)
Chapter 550. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

Chapter 658. Independent Review Organization Certification Rules[REVOKED] (208 KB)
Chapter 658. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

Chapter 667. Hospital Standards(71 KB)
Chapter 667. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

Chapter 675. Nursing and Specialized Facilities(60 KB)
Chapter 675. Governors Rule Packet (35 KB)

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Permanent Rules Adopted March 12, 2013 and effective July 25, 2013  

The Board of Health adopted the following Chapters at their March 12, 2013, meeting. The Governor and Legislature approved the rules.

Chapter 400 - Licensed Marital and Family Therapists

- Adopted Rule Text The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

Chapter 405 - Licensed Professional Counselors

- Adopted Rule Text The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

Chapter 451 - Fire Extinguisher Industry

- Adopted Rule Text The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

Chapter 667 - Hospital Standards

- Adopted Rule Text The complete text of the Chapter with the newly adopted rule is located here.

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EMERGENCY RULE AMENDMENTS ADOPTED BY THE STATE BOARD OF HEALTH

Emergency Rule Adoptions: December 10, 2013 

The Board of Health adopted the following amendments to Chapter 2, Procedures of the State Department of Health, as an emergency action on December 10, 2013, after public comment and hearing. The Board of Health adopted these same rules for permanent rulemaking at their January 14, 2014 meeting as listed above. The Governor approved these emergency rules on January 6, 2014, with an effective date of February 1, 2014.

Fingerprint Based Background Checks in Chapter 2.  Procedures of the State Department of Health[EMERGENCY] (35KB)

Governors Emergency Rule Packet (112KB)

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THE OKLAHOMA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE and REGISTER 

The Oklahoma Secretary of State's Office of Administrative Rules (OAR) is responsible for publishing The Oklahoma Administrative Code and The Oklahoma Register. The OAR maintains the official records of the state's rules and rulemaking notices, and provides assistance to approximately 150 regulatory agencies in the rulemaking process. Unofficial copies of recently adopted rules available on our Website are also posted on the Website of The Oklahoma Administrative Code and The Oklahoma Register.

The Oklahoma Administrative Code is the official compilation of agency rules and executive orders for the State of Oklahoma. The Oklahoma State Department of Health rules are located in Title 310 of The Oklahoma Administrative Code.

The Oklahoma Register is a semi-monthly publication which serves as supplementation between publication of the annual supplements. The Oklahoma Register includes new rules, amendments, revisions and revocations of existing rules, emergency rules, notices of proposed rules and the rulemaking process and executive orders.

The Oklahoma Register, The Oklahoma Administrative Code, and the latest Supplement are available for use by the public at depository libraries throughout the state and at most county clerk's offices, as well as at the OAR, and the Jan Eric Cartwright Memorial Library. The Register, Code and Supplement are also available for purchase. The Office of Administrative Rules' order forms for the Register, Code and Supplement are available on the Oklahoma Secretary of State's Website at http://www.sos.state.ok.us/oar/oar_order.htm.

Access to proposed administrative rules is also available on the Oklahoma Public Administrative Rule Search Website. This Website provides users the availability to view all proposed rules submitted through the online portal to the Governor's Office, the House, and Senate. Users can also view actions taken on proposed rules by the State of Oklahoma Governor's Office.

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